News Release

July 11, 2018
Canon Inc.
Canon Marketing Japan Inc.

Canon aids relief effort following torrential rains in western Japan

TOKYO, July 11, 2018—Beginning in July, heavy rainfall centered mainly on western Japan has caused extensive damage and loss of life. We at Canon would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to all those affected by this disaster and our thoughts go out to those suffering in its aftermath.

While we realize that the road to recovery will be challenging and time-consuming, we hope that the region will soon be able to begin the rebuilding and healing process.

To aid in the relief efforts for the victims, the Canon Inc. is making a donation of 10 million yen (approximately US$ 90,130) to the fund-raising organization Central Community Chest of Japan and the NPO Japan Platform. Additionally, the Canon Marketing Japan Group is making a donation of 3 million yen (approximately US$ 27,039) to Japan Platform.

Note: Currency translation based on exchange rate of US$1=JPY110.95.

  • *Canon Group employees are also separately engaging in fund-raising activities.